CCNI Arauco GA Assistance & Cargo Claims

16. September 2016

On 1 September 2016 M/V CCNI Arauco caught fire on board in the port of Hamburg, which could only be extinguished a few days later. Our team has been appointed by cargo interests for assistance in arranging general average securities and potential cargo claims. In case your cargo or the cargo of your insured or… Read more.

DTLB 2015 vs ADSp 2016

7. January 2016

In the German transport world as from 1 January 2016 two conflicting and possibly competing sets of terms and conditions are in place. We explain the differences between ADSp (General German Freight Forwarding Conditions) and DTLB (German Transport – and Warehousing Conditions).

GOKBEL – Tragic Ship Collision off the Italian Coast

Six seamen feared dead from the sinking of the GOKBEL The festive season proved to be a very black period in which i.a. two tragic accidents occurred in Italian waters. After the fire on board the Passenger Ferry NORMAN ATLANTIC 6 lives are feared lost after the collision of the 86 meter long Turkish ship… Read more.

ROPAX ferry MS NORMAN ATLANTIC on fire in the Adriatic Sea

29. December 2014

In the early morning hours of December 28, 2014, Italian flagged Roll-on/Roll-off passenger ferry NORMAN ATLANTIC, owned by Visemar di Navigazione Srl,  caught fire during her passage from Patras to Ancona with 411 passengers, 55 crew members, potentially a yet unknown number of blind passengers and 222 vehicles on board. At that time she was… Read more.

AH5017: Compensation for wrongful death of passengers

28. July 2014

AH5017 crashed in Mali on Thursday 24 July 2014 with 116 persons on board during the flight from Burkina Faso to Algeria – Compensation for wrongful death of passengers Air Algérie Flight AH5017 operated by the Spanish Charter Specialist Swiftair crashed in Mali with 116 persons on board. According to Air Algérie there were amongst… Read more.